The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 81 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.95% - 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% - 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £60,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 213 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.37% 25.88% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 165 211 173
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Southampton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (76.47%) BGP
4 12 (70.59%) IPsec
5 11 (64.71%) CCNP
5 11 (64.71%) CCNA
6 9 (52.94%) VPN
6 9 (52.94%) LAN
6 9 (52.94%) WAN
6 9 (52.94%) PPP
6 9 (52.94%) OSPF
6 9 (52.94%) VLAN
6 9 (52.94%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (41.18%) VoIP
7 7 (41.18%) CCIE
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
8 5 (29.41%) WLAN
8 5 (29.41%) ATM
8 5 (29.41%) ISDN
8 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
8 5 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (29.41%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) Frame Relay
8 5 (29.41%) Retail
8 5 (29.41%) Fast Ethernet
8 5 (29.41%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) PKI
9 4 (23.53%) Statistics

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) BGP
2 12 (70.59%) IPsec
3 9 (52.94%) VPN
3 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 9 (52.94%) PPP
3 9 (52.94%) OSPF
3 9 (52.94%) VLAN
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (41.18%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
5 5 (29.41%) WLAN
5 5 (29.41%) ATM
5 5 (29.41%) ISDN
5 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
5 5 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Frame Relay
5 5 (29.41%) Fast Ethernet
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) French Language
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Sales Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) PKI
1 4 (23.53%) Statistics
2 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
1 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) People Management
2 3 (17.65%) Time Management
2 3 (17.65%) Budget Control
2 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) CCNP
2 11 (64.71%) CCNA
3 7 (41.18%) CCIE
4 3 (17.65%) CCDA
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) F5
2 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago